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Speaker: Dr. Ulrike Solmecke

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Ulrike Solmecke holds a position as research associate at the department for International Political Economy of East Asia at the Ruhr-University Bochum. Her research focuses on global transition to sustainability, European and East Asian concepts of sustainability and Asia's role in the sustainability discourse.

Ulrike Solmecke wrote her doctorate on the subject of concepts of strong sustainability and their applicability in China. In addition to her scientific qualifications she can call on a comprehensive experience in the industrial reality through years of work as coordination manager for Asia and export manager in different internationally operating companies.